Illinois lawmakers believe that taking more money from citizens is the solution to the problem they created

Call to Action IL Senator McConchie Outlines the Simplicity of the Budget Crisis Written By John Biver Two years after the “temporary” income tax expired, rapacious Springfield lawmakers are once again working toward raising our taxes, supposedly in order to solve the state’s fiscal problems. This time they want to raise the state’s income tax from 3.75 percent …

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Illinois state lawmakers are taking paychecks despite not passing a budget

Illinois state lawmakers are taking paychecks despite not passing a budget for nearly 700 days. One might assume they’d be working around the clock to earn them. But Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan has called the House into session for less than six hours in the entire month of May. Meanwhile, the House has spent hours playing …

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Washington wants the president to be a lame duck by way of manufactured controversy

Washington is on fire Posted on May 22, 2017 by Sam RolleyViews: 790 22 Shares Get ready for another major dust-up over the Trump administration’s attempts to replace Obamacare this week as the Congressional Budget Office releases numbers that are likely to make some eyes bulge. Meanwhile, this big, dumb controversy involving Trump, Russia and …

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